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Bezos throws cash, engineers at rocket program as space race…

Bezos throws cash, engineers at rocket program as space race…

Published 03/08/2018

SEATTLE (Reuters) - Amazon.com founder Jeff Bezos is racing to pull his private space company out of start-up mode and move into production amid signals [more…]

Robot hand learns real world moves in virtual training

Robot hand learns real world moves in virtual training

Published 31/07/2018

(Reuters) - Researchers backed by Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) founder Elon Musk and Silicon Valley financier Sam Altman have found a novel way to use software [more…]

Fiat Chrysler loses another executive after Marchionne illness

Fiat Chrysler loses another executive after Marchionne illness

Published 23/07/2018

MILAN (Reuters) - Fiat Chrysler’s (FCHA.MI) European boss has quit, adding to the problems facing new CEO Mike Manley who must deliver on promises to [more…]

Tesla shares drop on report that it asked suppliers for refunds

Tesla shares drop on report that it asked suppliers for refunds

Published 23/07/2018

(Reuters) - Shares of Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) fell more than 4 percent in trading before the bell on Monday, after a report that the electric [more…]

Magna-BAIC deal raises prospects for an ‘automotive Foxconn’ in China

Magna-BAIC deal raises prospects for an ‘automotive Foxconn’ in China

Published 23/07/2018

BEIJING (Reuters) - In China, where the future of the car is looking more and more electric, newcomers to the auto industry are looking for [more…]

China’s Didi signs up Continental for purpose-built electric cars

China’s Didi signs up Continental for purpose-built electric cars

Published 10/07/2018

BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s Didi Chuxing signed an agreement with German automotive supplier Continental AG on Tuesday to cooperate in developing internet-connected, electric cars tailor-made [more…]

Tesla to open plant in Shanghai with annual capacity of 500,000…

Tesla to open plant in Shanghai with annual capacity of 500,000…

Published 10/07/2018

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Tesla Inc on Tuesday signed agreements with Shanghai authorities that will allow it to open a plant in the Chinese city with [more…]

Tesla moves first to hike prices in China as trade war hits car makers

Tesla moves first to hike prices in China as trade war hits car makers

Published 10/07/2018

BEIJING/SHANGHAI (Reuters) - U.S. carmaker Tesla Inc has hiked prices on its Model X and S cars by about 20 percent in China, the first [more…]

BMW to join board of Baidu’s autonomous driving platform Apollo

BMW to join board of Baidu’s autonomous driving platform Apollo

Published 10/07/2018

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - BMW signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with tech giant Baidu to join its autonomous driving platform Apollo as a board member, [more…]

Grab launches grocery delivery service in race for growth

Grab launches grocery delivery service in race for growth

Published 10/07/2018

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Grab unveiled a grocery delivery service on Tuesday, betting the firm’s extensive network of 7.1 million drivers, agents and merchants will help [more…]